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Postcard: San Luis Rey Mission (take 2)

January 14th, 2013 · No Comments

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Card is titled: “Mission San Luis Rey, Built in 1798, Near Oceanside, Calif.”

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Written on back of postcard, postmarked at San Diego, Sep 18, 1944, 11 AM:

[from] Sgt. Thadis Oxerdine [sp?]
Boat Basic Unit #36
Oceanside, Calif.

[to] Miss Learlene Lowery
Union University
Box #85
Jackson,
Tenn.

Dear Learl,
How is the girl this afternoon? The sun has not showed for almost a week here. It is cloudy all the time. This sunny California is killing me. ha – ha. I’m going back to Hollywood tomorrow. It is lovely there. Write soon.

Just,
Ted.

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